2003 Delaforce

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Cockburn 1900
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Re: 2003 Delaforce

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Re: 2003 Delaforce

Post by jdaw1 » 23:31 Wed 25 Apr 2012

Df03, purple, 100% opaque. Nose had lemon meringue. Chewy, and full of young tannic grip.

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Quinta do Noval Nacional 1962
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Re: 2003 Delaforce

Post by AHB » 17:05 Sun 29 Apr 2012

Opaque, deep red. Bramble and purple fruit on the nose, gentle tannins on the palate. Tannins get very big but support the slightly dirty fruit, but the tannins dominate at the moment. 86/100.
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Re: 2003 Delaforce

Post by JacobH » 19:59 Sat 09 Jun 2012

Very dark. Good minty aroma. Good flavours but closed down. Will be good.
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